Thursday, January 18, 2018


Massive, Supersad in Chutney Soca finals*

Jan. 14, 2018, 10:10 PM AST Comments

Overznight chutney soca sensation Rome (Jerome Precilla) looked a shoo-in for the Chutney Soca Monarch (CSM) final. That is until the results were released yesterday afternoon. The parang soca hit-maker enjoyed a dream debut at the semi-final stage of the competition with his crowd-pleasing double e

Owner killed in bar hold-up*

Jan. 14, 2018, 10:6 PM AST Comments

Ashram Persad was stooping behind the bar at his business place in Manzanilla on Saturday night when two armed men stormed in and announced a hold-up. On hearing the commotion, the 46-year-old bar owner quickly stood up to see what was going on and his sudden movement surprised one of the armed men,

Anita’s children wait, and hope*

Jan. 14, 2018, 10:2 PM AST Comments

UNBEARABLE and frustrating. This is how Chelsea Mohammed feels about the wait to know whether a decomposing body found more than two weeks ago is that of her missing mother, Anita Mohammed.

Machel: We go take lock up*

Jan. 14, 2018, 9:56 PM AST Comments

When it comes to wining, it’s better to seek forgiveness than permission. That was the advice of soca monk Machel Montano to the feting crowd, during his Carnival 2018 stage debut at Tribe/Red Ants’ Stumped, at the Queen’s Park Oval, St Clair, on Saturday night.


Jan. 13, 2018, 9:59 PM AST Comments

Alexander Bruzual—THE 15-nation Caribbean Community (Caricom), a university professor and a former diplomat were some of the voices who condemned President of the United States,

Secret NCB lock-up agreement*

Jan. 13, 2018, 9:54 PM AST Comments

Asha Javeed—A PUGNACIOUS minority shareholder activist, a famously litigious local contractor and a respected retired stockbroker...